Jean Harlow has always been one of those stars that absolutely delights me whenever I see her onscreen. From her alluring blonde locks and sense of fashion that can only be envied today to her brassy speaking voice and her larger-than-life onscreen presence, Jean ranks easily among my most beloved actresses of my favorite decade… Continue reading The Jean Harlow Blogathon — China Seas (1935)
March is now upon us, which means that the time is finally here to pay tribute to the original blonde bombshell: Jean Harlow! Today marks the start of The Jean Harlow Blogathon, and in just three days we’ll be celebrating what would have been Jean’s 108th birthday on March 3rd! Below you’ll find all of… Continue reading The Jean Harlow Blogathon is Here!
NOTE: This article discusses a multitude of sensitive subjects, so please read at your own risk. During the golden age of cinema, Hollywood boasted more stars than there were in the sky. Still, for every actor whose name made its way above the title, there were dozens whose names remained on the tip of audience's… Continue reading Arthur Kennedy’s Conquest of the Screen Blogathon — Peyton Place (1957)
Valentine's Day is quite possibly my favorite holiday of the year outside of Christmas. I just adore a good love story, especially when it relates to classic film, so I knew that I had to use the holiday as an opportunity to get myself involved in some romantic discussions about Old Hollywood. While last year… Continue reading The First Annual Valentine’s Day Meet-Cute Blogathon — The Big Sleep (1946)
Is there an actor or actress in the realm of cinema whose work you're unfamiliar with? Have you found yourself stalling, not watching any of their movies until the perfect chance arises to dive deep into their filmography and uncover some hidden gems? Well, this is the opportunity that you've been waiting for! I couldn't… Continue reading Announcing The Second Marathon Stars Blogathon!
As many of you may know if you live in the United States, today is the day when we cheer on the most important football game of the year! I've never been much of a sports fan, but my palate definitely roots for game day snack staples like chili, chicken wings, barbeque, and most importantly dips… Continue reading Cooking with the Stars Game Day Edition — Battle of the Classic Film Star Guacamoles
As soon as Michael of Sat in Your Lap revealed that he would be hosting The Fondathon, a blogathon dedicated to the acclaimed members of the Fonda family, I knew that it was something that I wanted to be a part of. I've seen and appreciated the work of nearly every Fonda in some way,… Continue reading The Fondathon — Let Us Live (1939)